MSU Weed Tour
Date: June 29, 2016
Time: 8:30 a.m.morning tour, 1 p.m. afternoon tour
Location: MSU Plant Pathology Field Lab 3735 N College Road, Lansing MI 48910 - College Road, north of Jolly Road
Contact: Sandie Litchfield at 517-355-0104 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The 2016 Weed Tour is scheduled for Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at the MSU Plant Pathology Field Lab ( 3735 N College Road, Lansing MI 48910 - College Road, north of Jolly Road)
Registration/check-in will begin at 8:30 a.m. with coffee, juice, and donuts and the field tour will kick off at 9:30 a.m. The tour will provide ample opportunity to look at research plots and participate in some short field presentations. Participants can compare their favorite corn and soybean herbicide programs to other commercial programs and evaluate and the latest weed management strategies. The morning tour ends with lunch.
The afternoon tours begin at 1 p.m. with two concurrent tours: 1) The MSU Horticulture Farm Tour (College Road, south of Jolly Road) that will cover weed control research in horticultural crops, and 2) the non-GMO soybean week control tour at the MSU Plant Pathology Field Lab.
Recertification credits have been requested for Private and Commercial 1A and 1B Pesticide Applicators and Certified Crop Advisors.
Pre-registration for the tour is $25 per person which includes a tour booklet and lunch (on-site registration is $35).